Radiopharmaceuticals and Tracers

This channel includes news and new technology innovations for nuclear and molecular imaging agents, radiotracers and radiopharmaceuticals used in PET or SPECT imaging. This includes advances in myocardiac perfusion agents.

News | July 25, 2012

July 25, 2012 — Positron Corp. announced approval of a pledge for $15 million in tax increment financing (TIF) bonds...

News | July 24, 2012

July 24, 2012 — Navidea Biopharmaceuticals Inc., a specialty pharmaceutical company focused on precision diagnostic...

News | July 23, 2012

July 23, 2012 — GE Healthcare announced the final results from a Phase III study of the investigational...

News | July 16, 2012

July 16, 2012 — Scientists from the VTT Technical Research Center (Finland), in collaboration with the University of...

News | June 15, 2012

June 15, 2012 — At the Society of Nuclear Medicine’s (SNM) 59th Annual Meeting in Miami Beach, Fla., June 9-12,...

News | June 15, 2012

June 15, 2012 — Data presented at the Society for Nuclear Medicine (SNM) Annual Meeting shows that uptake...

News | June 15, 2012

June 15, 2012 — Several groundbreaking studies on the Naviscan PET scanner, the breast application for...

News | June 13, 2012

June 13, 2012 — Positron Corp. announced completion of its first strontium validation effort in May 2012, when...

Technology | June 11, 2012

June 11, 2012 — Best Cyclotron Systems is unveiling five new cyclotrons for isotope research and production at the...

News | June 04, 2012

June 4, 2012 — GE Healthcare signed an agreement with Affibody AB (“Affibody”) to collaborate on the development of...

News | June 04, 2012

June 4, 2012 — Eli Lilly and Co. and Avid Radiopharmaceuticals Inc. announced Amyvid is available to imaging centers...

Bayer Healthcare  Will Exhibit New Nuclear Imaging Technologies at SNM 2012
News | May 30, 2012

May 30, 2012 — Bayer Radiology & Interventional will showcase new device technologies at the annual meeting of...

News | May 18, 2012

May 18, 2012 — Alzheimer’s disease (AD) is a neurodegenerative disease of the brain characterized by beta-amyloid...

Lantheus Announces Manufacturing, Supply Agreements for Cardiolite, Neurolite
News | May 14, 2012

May 14, 2012 — Lantheus Medical Imaging Inc. announced new manufacturing and supply agreements with Jubilant...

News | April 20, 2012

April 20, 2012 — GE Healthcare and NXT2B, a privately owned venture capital company, announced they have entered...

News | April 16, 2012

April 16, 2012 — Piramal Healthcare Ltd. has signed an agreement to acquire worldwide rights to the molecular...

News | April 11, 2012

April 11, 2012 - Siemens Healthcare is the first company worldwide to announce a complete integrated diagnostic...

News | April 09, 2012

April 9, 2012 — New research published in the April issue of The Journal of Nuclear Medicine reveals that systemic...

The top images show a normal brain and the image below shows a brain with Alzheimers disease amyloid plaques imaged by florbetapir.

Feature | April 09, 2012

April 6, 2012 – The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved the first diagnostic agent to image...

News | April 06, 2012

April 6, 2012 — Positron Corp. announced the approval of its Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) manufacturing and...